Uncovering the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in the Labor Movement and Examining Current Labor News

Chicago, Illinois – On this week’s episode of The Worker’s Mic, hosted by Ken Edwards, Ed Maher, and Phil Davidson, the team reflects on the enduring influence of Martin Luther King Jr. on the labor movement, particularly before his tragic assassination. They also delve into the impact of Chicago’s recent weather on outdoor labor jobs and provide updates on the United Automobile Workers (UAW) following their successful negotiations with the ‘Big Three’ automakers. Additionally, the hosts discuss a new bill passed in Indiana that permits 14-year-olds to drop out of school in order to work … Read more

Superior Court Judge Kimberly Esmond Adams to Deliver Powerful Keynote Speech at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Recognition Breakfast

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Superior Court Judge Kimberly Esmond Adams, renowned for her nearly 15-year service in Atlanta courts, has been chosen as the keynote speaker for the upcoming Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Recognition Breakfast. The annual event, which honors the legacy of Dr. King, will take place on January 15 at the Century Center in South Bend. With a bachelor’s degree from Howard University and a law degree from the University of Notre Dame, Judge Adams brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the event. She has remained civically involved … Read more